Originally posted on Lowetide  |  Last updated 11/18/11
The list of Oilers forwards stuck offensively is real and it's spectacular: Taylor Hall hasn't scored in November, Magnus Paajarvi is lost and the Edmonton Oilers are a putrid offensive team. Their 41 goals is 9 off the league average (source: hockey-reference) and the early magic of the GA is lost too (although their 43 GA is still miles better than the league average). What can the Oilers brain trust do today to inject some energy into this team? There will be changes, we know that much this morning. Injuries to Andy Sutton (I blame the derrick), Corey Potter and Jeff Petry have the blue bluer than blue. I imagine we'll see any or all of Colten Teubert, Taylor Chorney or Alex Plante recalled today depending on the status of the three injuries from last night and Ryan Whitney's availability. Should Whitney be ready, the sun could break through the clouds. There were all kinds of breakdowns last night (and on the road trip) but the Smid-Gilbert pairing has been fine to my eyes thro...
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